According to Fox Sports Asia, Fil-Aussie Ethan Kirkness officially joins Batang Gilas.
Batang Gilas continues to get bigger as 6-foot-9 wunderkind Ethan Kirkness becomes the first Fil-Foreigner to be recruited by the national youth basketball program.
Under the developmental program forged by Batang Gilas with the Kirkness family, Ethan will be trained in Australia for six months and will be evaluated accordingly. If plans don’t miscarry, Ethan will make his Batang Gilas debut in the FIBA Asia Under-16 Championships where he is expected to form a twin tower combo with fellow 6-foot-9 Kai Sotto, the son of former PBA player Ervin Sotto.…
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